Former ICL Umpire Bill Austin Passes Away

AUSTIN, William C. Jr. of Medford. Feb. 1, 2017. Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth (Boynton). Loving father of William Austin of Fort Myers, FL, Richard Austin of Foxboro, Scott Austin of Everett, Sheri Zammora of Malden. Brother of Sally Cefalo of Lynn. Also survived by 7 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. William was a Korean War Navy veteran. Retired after 34 years of the Medford Fire Dept. He was also on member of the Shirners. A funeral service will be held at the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St., Rt.60 (adjacent to St. Agnes Church) ARLINGTON on Tuesday at 10 am. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Monday from 4-8 pm. Burial in Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford. For obituary, directions or to send a condolence visit

Bill was an umpire at a number of levels of baseball including the Intercity League.

ICL Comedy Night to be held on Saturday, January 28th at Anthony’s in Malden

Hello & Happy New Year to the ICL, Alumni,Friends & Family
The ICL is asking for your support, and since we took a year off from the Hall of Fame, we have decided to put together a night to get together and have some laughs, present awards from 2016 winners and reunion.
Saturday, January 28th @ Anthony’s in Malden MA, some of the best comedian will be making you laugh.
John David & Sal Votano will be our headliners.
The night will have plenty of raffles, Celtics & Red Sox tickets, along with many more raffles.  A silent auction, with several signed memorabilia.
A buffet dinner will be starting @ 6:45, show begins @ 8:30.
Tickets are $40.00, you can reserve your spot by emailing
Call Orazio Azzarello  617-839-6843
Please pass this along. The ICL appreciates your support.  If anyone would like to raffle something or can not attend and would like to donate please get in touch with us.  The money donated helps the league pay for many expenses and will allow us to continue playing the Finals @ Morelli Field in Melrose.
Looking forward to hearing from you.
Orazio Azzarello
ICL Event Coordinator